is the difference between an update and an upgrade
They are free and no limit of time is fixed in advance.
Cartopro is constantly updated with many improvements
but also simply when removing a bugs.
If the programm
is completely reorganized and profoundly modified to be more suitable
with current needed then its name will change.
It was the case in April 2005 when "Cartopro"
was upgraded to "Cartopro
Upgrade have to be paid, but the hold version remaind
several hours, tracking mode stops and you have to restart Cartopro
This is due to the version 2.1 of the Garmin USB drivers. You have to
update your drivers to the version 2.21 or more
Cartopro install the version 2.21 by default from the 13.06.2007, except
if a driver is already installed
To verify the version of your drivers,
start an connect your GPS then click on
Start, Control panel, System, Device, Device Manager, GARMIN Device, Garmin
USB GPS, and then click on Drivers
The version of your drivers is noted as above
To update your version click on:
"Start, Programs, Cartopro Evolution, Drivers,
Garmin USB Drivers"
Follow instruction of the garmin installer
Keep attention, you will need to plug your GPS when
the installer will ask for ...
CARTOPRO.EXE file is linked to missing export SETUPAPI.DLL ...
If running on a Windows 95 PC which does not support
USB you may receive this message at startup:
You may ignore this message but you have to uncheck
in the options of Cartopro.
If Cartopro Evolution does not start at all, you
can download and install this patch to get a version without USB fonctionality.
Install the patch on the same folder where Cartopro Evolution is already
Link removed, please contact me for further
This version without USB functionality will not be updated like the normal
version of Cartopro Evolution.
names are unfinished or are filled with strange characters
Position of name
in Garmin protocol can vary between devices.
In CartoGps.ini file, you can adjust that by correcting the number near
NamePos under the category that define your GPS.
One unit correspond to a character shift of one.
can I print a map with U.T.M. grid on A3 paper format ?
the unit you want on Stretch window. Next you have to display grid by
menu: => Grid => Displaying
that, click on menu => File => Print. A window will appear on
which you can click the Prt Setup button.
Set your printer on A3 paper size. Finally, move the colored frame at
the position you want to print then clik on Print
If nothing is printed, see here
I update my notebook even if it is not connected to the web?
you have to download
the file CartoproSetup.exe by
click on the downloaded file CartoproSetup.exe
to replace the old version by the new one.
You will not need to reenter your licence after
color settings of your system are not adequate for runing Cartopro"
Your display have to
be set on 256 colors or more.
To set your display:
I print a map, nothing happen on the printer
printers that have more than 600 dpi, you have to change the spooler
properties for your printer.
To set the right parameters go in Windows menu:
Select your printer and choose property by right click.
Click on detail then on button Spooler parameters
Check the box: "Print directly to the printer"
map 276c: I can not upload track LOG from the PC to the GPS
probleme is inherent to the 3.20 and 3.30 version of the
Garmin GPS software.
You will have the same problem using Mapsource.
Download and Install the lastest upgrade from the Garmin web site: